Traveling can be very thrilling and memorable if you choose the right kind of activities. If you are brave and willing, the following are the top five must do activities.
Paragliding is an adventure sport in which a person is attached to a glider aircraft and can fly high up in the air. Paraglider flights can last for many hours and covers hundreds of kilometers. If you are skillful, you may gain height to an altitude of a few thousand meters. Gliding in the sky in a beautiful surrounding will be an experience you won’t forget easily. Australia, New Zealand, Brazil and Indonesia are some of the best places for this sport. The thrill of paragliding is unmatchable. This experience will make you feel like you have wings.
2. Bungee Jumping
Bungee jumping involves jumping down from a tall structure while connected by a long rope. Usually the jump is made from a tall bridge, building or a helicopter. When the person jumps, the rope stretches and the jumper goes all the way down and then flies upwards again. This continues for a while. The thrill that comes from the free falling is indescribable. Queenstown, New Zealand and Switzerland are most famous places for Bungee Jumping.
3. Shark Cage Diving And Viewing
That once in a lifetime eye to eye contact with a giant big shark is a moment you won’t forget easily. Divers who are safe in a cage are able to see sharks very near them under the water. The sharks may even come right up to the boat from where you can view them and take lots of pictures. Daring people can even volunteer to touch the shark’s head. With the sharks just a few centimeters away, a faint hearted person is definitely advised to stay away. Cape Town, South Africa is the popular destination for this activity.
4. Sky Diving
Exiting an aircraft and returning to the earth with the aid of gravity and then slowing down with the use of a parachute will give you a thrill beyond imagination. Make sure that you try this with your friends. The more the merrier.
5. Cliff Diving
Diving into the water from a high cliff is definitely one of the most daring activities you might ever do in your life. Braving the rough rocks, divers have to take a plunge in the hard-hitting water beneath. Cliff diving originates from Hawaii and is still the most popular activity there.